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Expired or damaged mobile appliances are a health hazzard, should be disposed of properly: MCMC

Saturday, 29 August 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Many people do not realise that mobile appliances which have expired or are damaged should be disposed of in the correct manner to prevent pollution and health hazards.

Home Ministry bans yellow Bersih 4 T-shirts and publications

By Farezza Hanum Rashid - Friday, 28 August 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: The Home Ministry has declared the yellow Bersih 4 T-shirts and any publications related to Bersih 4 illegal.

Putrajaya turns twenty

By FAIRUZ MOHD SHAHAR - Friday, 28 August 2015.

PUTRAJAYA: Tomorrow will mark the 20th anniversary of the establishment of Putrajaya as the federal government administrative centre.

Special committee set up to find missing students

By Farezza Hanum Rashid - Friday, 28 August 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: The Ministry of Education (MOE) is looking at the case of the missing students in Kelantan very seriously.

Following complaints, Penang police remove Bersih 4.0 posters

Friday, 28 August 2015.

GEORGE TOWN: Penang police had taken down tens of Bersih 4.0 posters in several areas in the city on the grounds that it contained seditious elements.

FGV refutes WSJ allegations on treatment of plantation workers

Friday, 28 August 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Felda Global Ventures Holdings Bhd (FGV) has investigated thoroughly allegations of human rights abuses raised by Wall Street Journal (WSJ) and clarified that it does not employ illegal immigrants.

Foreigner held over scrap metal store murder

Friday, 28 August 2015.

TAPAH: Police detained a foreigner believed to be involved in the murder of a local man at a scrap metal store at Lot 2186, Bidor Industrial Area yesterday.

One year deadline for political funding committee

Friday, 28 August 2015.

ADRIAN LAI

Malaysian student shines at Novartis International Biotechnology Leadership Camp

Friday, 28 August 2015.

KANGAR: A Malaysian student did the country proud when her group was recognised as the best at the Novartis International Biotechnology Leadership Camp 2015 in Basel, Switzerland.

Police on full alert for Bersih 4.0 rally: IGP

By Halim Said - Friday, 28 August 2015.

JOHOR BARU: Police will be on high alert for the Bersih 4.0 rally taking place in several areas in Kuala Lumpur as it knows of a threat by Anonymous Malaysia that was uploaded on YouTube recently.

MCMC blocks 4 websites promoting Bersih

Friday, 28 August 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: The Communications and Multimedia Commission (MCMC) has blocked four websites found to be promoting and disseminating information about the illegal Bersih 4 rally, as at 6 pm today.

Misstep by contractor results in power disruptions in KK

By Kristy - Friday, 28 August 2015.

KOTA KINABALU: A misstep by a contractor doing road works who accidentally dug on a power cable here has resulted in electricity disruption along Kepayan and Putatan areas, including the two airport terminals here.

Technician pleads not guilty to raping disabled daughter

Friday, 28 August 2015.

SEREMBAN: A technician pleaded not guilty in the Sessions Court here today to a charge of raping his 11 year-old disabled daughter.

Woman delivers baby by the roadside

By ADIB POVERA - Friday, 28 August 2015.

BINTULU: A woman believed to have been suffering from mental illness created panic when she went into labour by the roadside at a commercial centre here this morning.

Civil servants in Sarawak not allowed joining Bersih 4 rally

By ADIB POVERA - Friday, 28 August 2015.

KUCHING: Civil servants in the state are not allowed to participate in the Bersih 4 rally, which would be held concurrently at three locations in the country including Sarawak, tomorrow.

Johor Sultan instructs Kulaijaya to revert to its old name, Kulai

By Halim Said - Friday, 28 August 2015.

JOHOR BARU: The Sultan of Johor Sultan Ibrahim Sultan Iskandar decreed to the state government to immediately revert Kulaijaya district's name back to Kulai.

Army will only respond if emergency is declared, says Hishammuddin

By Roy Goh - Friday, 28 August 2015.

RANAU: Defence Minister Datuk Seri Hishammuddin Hussein said the armed forces will step in as a last line of defence if Bersih 4.0 gets out of hand.

DAP: Anti-Bersih poster to intimidate Chinese

By ADRIAN LAI - Friday, 28 August 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: DAP has lodged a police report over posters threatening violence against Chinese participants during the Bersih 4 street demonstration this weekend.

Umno distributes 12,000 Jalur Gemilang in Batu Pahat

Friday, 28 August 2015.

BATU PAHAT: The Batu Pahat Umno today distributed 12,000 pieces of the Jalur Gemilang to the public in conjunction with this year’s National Day celebration.

Ex-Swak Pas information chief elected state GHB chairman

Friday, 28 August 2015.

KUCHING: Former Sarawak PAS information chief Andri Zulkarnaen Hamden has been elected the state Gerakan Harapan Baru (GHB) or the New Hope Movement chairman at its meeting last Aug 20.

Media Prima gives RM200k to repair homes damaged in Sabah quake

By AVILA GERALDINE - Friday, 28 August 2015.

KUNDASANG: Media Prima Berhad has allocated RM200,000 from the NSTP-Media Prima Disaster Fund to repair 12 houses damaged in recent earthquake.

Perhilitan seizes RM100,000 worth of animal parts

By KHAIRAH N. KARIM - Friday, 28 August 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: The Wildlife and National Parks Department (Pehilitan) busted a lucrative trade of selling wildlife skins and body parts with the arrest of three Indian nationals in what was believed to be the biggest wildlife seizure this year.

Bright and sunny, less haze in Penang

By PRIYA PUBALAN - Friday, 28 August 2015.

GEORGE TOWN: It was a little bright and sunny in Penang today.

PM criticises Bersih4 timing

By ADRIAN LAI - Friday, 28 August 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: Prime Minister Datuk Seri Najib Razak has questioned the move by Bersih 4’s organisers to hold the street demonstration this weekend, saying it would disrupt the upcoming Merdeka celebrations on Aug 31.

Lifestyle Floria takes centre stage

By FAZLEENA AZIZ - Friday, 28 August 2015.

PUTRAJAYA: Anjung Floria comes alive again with the first Lifestyle Floria filled with more flowers, craft works and entertainment from Aug 28 to 31.

Boy, 7, diagnosed with cancer gets surprise birthday celebration

By Awang Ali Omar - Friday, 28 August 2015.

SANDAKAN: The Children's Wish Society Malaysia gave a surprise birthday present to cancer patient Mohd Wafiq Mohd Jeffry here recently.

24 Pas Jelebu division members join GHB

By TEOH PEI YING - Friday, 28 August 2015.

JELEBU: Twenty-four out of 28 committee members and Pas Supporters' Congress from Jelebu division had quit their post and joined Pas splinter group Gerakan Harapan Baru (GHB) today.

Syabas workforce not affected by water restructuring exercise

By KOI KYE LEE - Friday, 28 August 2015.

KUALA LUMPUR: The workers of Syarikat Bekalan Air Selangor Sdn Bhd (Syabas) will not be affected after the water restructuring exercise.

Sarawak state election date fixed: Adenan Satem

By Esther Landau - Friday, 28 August 2015.

KUCHING: Chief Minister Tan Sri Adenan Satem today dropped a big hint that the next state election might be held earlier than expected.

Zahid in Terengganu to open 3 Umno division delegates meetings

Friday, 28 August 2015.

HULU TERENGGANU: Deputy Prime Minister Datuk Seri Zahid Hamidi is in Terengganu today to open the delegates meeting of three Umno divisions in the state.